Hunting Opportunities on Public Lands
Missouri has federal and state-owned public lands that are available for hunting. Public lands may have regulations that control hunting on these properties and may require special permits. Be sure to check with the Missouri Department of Conservation and obtain maps before you go out to hunt.
Be aware that all national parks are closed to hunting. Public lands that may be open for hunting are:
- Army Corps of Engineers properties
- National forests
- National Wildlife Refuge properties
- State-owned wildlife management areas
- State parks and forests